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Apis

[ey-pis]
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noun Egyptian Religion.
  1. a sacred bull worshiped at Memphis: identified originally with Ptah and later assimilated with Osiris to form the Ptolemaic Serapis.
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Also called Hapi, Hap.
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Historical Examples

  • In such a case it is above all things necessary to saturate the organism with Apis.

    Apis Mellifica

    C. W. Wolf

  • Resolution may be depended upon in every case, where Apis has been resorted to in time.

    Apis Mellifica

    C. W. Wolf

  • If the liver is organically diseased, Apis is no longer sufficient.

    Apis Mellifica

    C. W. Wolf

  • Apis is the most appropriate remedy for inflammation of the tongue, mouth, and throat.

    Apis Mellifica

    C. W. Wolf

  • This result is most certainly accomplished by means of Apis.

    Apis Mellifica

    C. W. Wolf


British Dictionary definitions for apis

Apis

noun
  1. (in ancient Egypt) a sacred bull worshipped at Memphis
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